The 11th International Integrated Safety and Security Exhibition 2018 has closed today at the Emergency Ministry’s Noginsk Rescue Center. It was the third time the organizers had deployed in here displays with comfortable rooms for meetings and conferences. Over the past years, the International Exhibition has become the Russia’s largest exposition sites. Each year the Exhibition brings together some 20 thousand participants and guests.
At the closing ceremony Deputy Minister for Emergency Situations Pavel Baryshev awarded winners of competitions held during the Exhibition and exhibitors for active participation. He noted that all promising, modern and effective projects displayed at the exhibition by specialists are going to be used by the Emergency Ministry by all means.
“I am thanking all the participants of the International Exhibition for active participation in its work, promising projects and technologies. Some 5 thousand people visited the Exhibition each day. Next year we will be glad to see you again as guests and participants of the largest safety and security exhibition,” Mr. Baryshev said.
More than 500 organizations, including those from 20 foreign countries, attended the Exhibition.
According to the participants, such expositions as the ISSE promote cooperation between manufacturers and authorities in the area of safety and security.
On the opening day, employees of the Emergency Ministry traditionally held demonstration interagency drill featuring rescuers from other countries. The guests were able to see how specialists of the Russian Emergency Ministry work using aircraft, robots, UAVs, firefighting and other equipment. Some 1,000 people, over 200 units of equipment, including 11 aircraft were involved in the drill.
Foreign specialists, though they are all rescuers, still were fascinated to watch coherent efforts of their Russian colleagues.
In addition to exposition pavilions, specialists and guests took active part in round tables, workshops and conferences.
A special feature of this year business program was an on-site meeting of the State Duma’s Security and Anti-Corruption Committee to discuss improved fire safety legislation.
The All-Russian UAV operation competition was held at the Exhibition for the first time.
A display of modern fire and rescue and old-fashioned equipment was deployed at the ground of the rescue center, there were grounds of mounted rescue service and an interactive ground for children. They could play volleyball there and ride catamarans, were able to try themselves as firefighters and learnt a lot of interesting things about robotics at the Emergency Ministry’s robotics festival RoboEMERCOM.
Drawing results of the International Exhibition ISSE 2018, we can say that it was beyond expectations of both the organizers and guests. The participants are looking forward to implementation of all plans outlined during the Exhibition, foreign colleagues were once more impressed by effectiveness of the Russian Emergency Ministry, while guests – the people for the sake of whose lives and safety new methods and technologies are developed, were once more convinced that the Russian Emergency Ministry was always ready to guarantee their safety.